Motherwell Football Club announced a new four-year deal with sportswear giants Puma.
The firm will provide bespoke replica strips as well as training and leisurewear from next season with Motherwell the latest SPL club to join the brand operated in the UK by Genesis Sport.
The launch of the Motherwell FC Puma 2010/2011 Home and Away Kit sees the club join the portfolio of Puma contracted clubs including; Newcastle United, Burnley, Sheffield Wednesday, Cardiff City, Reading, Bristol City, Coventry City, Hibernian, Bath Rugby Union and England Rugby League.
Commenting on the exciting new deal, Alan Provan, head of PSL who operate both the Motherwell Club Shop and Motherwell Direct, said, “We are delighted to have secured this deal and are confident it will further enhance the fine reputation of the club.
“Obviously, this time last year, we were all excited by the arrival of Canterbury but the well documented issued faced in the current economic climate means they are scaling down their football operation.
“As such, we were forced to seek an alternative and we are delighted that we’ve managed to attract yet another world-renowned brand synonymous with quality and expertise.
“We are very impressed with the quality of playing and training kit from Puma and we are very pleased to have secured a four year deal with such a major player in the football market"
Genesis, who are Puma’s Licensee for Pro Teamsports for the UK & Ireland were equally pleased to add Motherwell to their portfolio.
Russell Thomas, Head of Sports Sponsorship with GenesisSports.co.uk said, “We’re delighted to announce the deal with Motherwell Football Club. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes with PUMA and the Club to produce a great quality Kit and Trainingwear range that supporters can be proud of.”
And Puma themselves were thrilled to be working with the Steelmen, Roger Harrison, Head of Marketing with PUMA said, “We are looking forward to be embarking upon a new Technical Kit partnership with Motherwell FC. This will give PUMA great exposure throughout Scotland and with great kit and good service we will be an excellent partner for the club.”
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